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Medical Secretary

Posted: 7 Oct 2020 Closes: 5 Nov 2020
Sandwell, United Kingdom £21,892 - £24,157 per annum
Permanent & Full-time NHS_THKnWEhr2jyH

Medical Secretary

Job Reference: 381-WC-2687191

Employer: Department: Paediatrics Location: Sandwell & West Birmingham NHS Trust, Sandwell Salary: £21,892 - £24,157 per annum

Are you an experienced medical secretary with excellent communication skills and an upbeat attitude? If so the Paediatric team at Sandwell Hospital needs YOU!

We have an exciting position for the right candidate, for 32 hours per week.

Key requirements are the AMSPAR qualification, or at least 12 months medical secretary experience. Candidates should also have experience of managing 18 week pathways and waiting list management , plus knowledge and evidence of patient information systems and other relevant database systems. Personal organisation, well developed communication skills and the ability to prioritise workloads to juggle ever changing priorities are also essential, as is the experience and ability to demonstrate working in a fast paced environment. We are looking for a team player able to work on their own initiative.

If you feel you have the necessary qualities and skill set we would be delighted to hear from you.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameKelly AttwoodJob titlePatient Administration ManagerEmail addresskelly.attwood@nhs.netTelephone number0121 507 2711

We understand that work is only one part of life. We are committed to helping our colleagues achieve the best possible work/life balance. We proudly offer supportive, inclusive and family friendly employment and flexible working policies. We have a wide range of professional services and employee networks to help our colleagues be at their best - and find support if they need it.

As part of our commitment to Public Health all SWB Trust premises will be smoke free from July 2019.

Applicants for patient facing roles are required to verify their immunisation status as part of pre-employment checks process and where necessary comply with the mandatory requirement to receive immunisation for any unverified vaccinations, to include but not exclusive to MMR, Varicella, TB and Hepatitis based on national immunisation guidelines. The only exceptions will be those individuals with medical contraindications and/or those who are otherwise protected by the Equality Act 2010.


If you require any further advice regarding your application, please ring the appropriate number below

Recruitment Team on 0121 507 5070
Trust Bank on 0121 507 3600

Please note the closing date may change if there is a high response, therefore please ensure that you apply for the post you are interested in as soon as possible.

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